News for the Hospitality Executive
The St. Regis Atlanta Opens; Located in Buckhead, the
151 room Hotel Is Owned
by SR Hotel Development Company and Designed by Hirsch Bedner Associates
YORK & ATLANTA - April 14, 2009 - Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide,
Inc. (NYSE: HOT) today proudly announces the debut of the St. Regis hotel
brand in Georgia with the opening of The St. Regis Atlanta. Ideally located
in the elite Buckhead community, the hotel features 151 luxuriously appointed
guest rooms and suites, 51 branded St. Regis Residences, Georgiaís first
Remède Spa, a 40,000-square-foot Pool Piazza, more than 16,800 square
feet of indoor and outdoor event space, a state-of-the-art fitness center
and an impressive selection of world-class cuisine. Owned by SR Hotel Development
Company, LLLP and designed by Hirsch Bedner Associates, The St. Regis Atlanta
combines modern sophistication with classic Southern style to offer an
unparalleled level of luxury and bespoke service at one the best addresses
in the world.
ďWe are proud to debut the St. Regis brand in Georgia with the opening of The St. Regis Atlanta, featuring the iconic luxury, unmatched privilege and bespoke services for which the St. Regis brand is renowned,Ē said Paul James, Global Brand Leader, St. Regis and The Luxury Collection Hotels & Resorts. ďTruly one of the Southís most desirable destinations, Buckhead offers our guests a unique mix of world-class art, fashion, culture and cuisine at one of the best addresses in the world.Ē
Designed by renowned design firm Hirsch Bedner Associates, the 26-story St. Regis Atlanta is surrounded by lush landscaping and features a dramatic façade with expansive semicircular windows that offer spectacular Atlanta skyline views. Upon entering, guests are greeted by a pair of dramatic, curved staircases that serve as the centerpiece of the hotel lobby as well as two magnificent fireplaces inspired by those found in traditional Southern estates. Each guest room features Macassar Ebony furniture, leather-wrapped writing desks, domed crystal chandeliers and luxurious Egyptian cotton linens. The unique and spacious five-fixture marble bathrooms, among the largest in Atlanta, offer oversized bathtubs, separate showers and dual vanities. In addition, each room includes a 37-inch LCD television with DVD player, a state-of-the-art sound system, MP3 docking station and an innovative 17-inch LCD television recessed behind the bathroom mirror, enabling images to be projected onto a screenless surface.
Dining at The St. Regis Atlanta indulges the senses with diverse culinary offerings, ranging from American bistro cuisine at Paces 88, complete with private seating and outdoor patio, to specialty cocktails including St. Regisís Bloody Mary and signature Afternoon Tea ritual in the hotelís wood-paneled bar. Guests can also sample premium, international wine selections in The Wine Room or enjoy live piano entertainment in The Long Gallery. The hotelís stunning Pool Piazza offers private cabanas, a spectacular waterfall and a casual, yet stylish, Poolside Bar & Café.
St. Regisí signature Remède Spa offers the spa brandís exclusive
Laboratoire Remède skincare line renowned for its anti-aging therapies.
Guests can drift away while experienced therapists offer customized massage,
facial and body treatments in one of eight discreet treatment rooms or
in the exclusive Couplesí Suite. The spa will also feature a Vichy treatment
room, manicure and pedicure stations, and menís and womenís lounges where
guests can unwind while indulging in signature refreshments, truffles,
and bite sized indulgences. In addition, guests are invited to indulge
in a range of rejuvenation offerings, including daily yoga classes overlooking
the Pool Piazza.
The exclusive Residences at The St. Regis Atlanta boast exceptional
views of the Atlanta skyline and feature private resident elevators as
well as access to the hotelís facilities and signature amenities, including
the legendary St. Regis Butler Service. Residence owners have the opportunity
to choose from four designer series floor plans, all featuring innovative
outdoor living spaces that include a fireplace and built-in gas grill.
Following in the tradition of the iconic St. Regis Hotel New York, The St. Regis Atlanta will feature the famed hallmarks of St. Regis hotels including the legendary St. Regis Butler Service, bespoke guest experiences and luxury accommodations tailored to meet global travelersí needs. Trained in the English tradition, the butlers provide ever-present, yet unobtrusive service while anticipating guests needs and customizing each guest's stay according to his or her specific tastes and preferences.
The St. Regis Atlanta joins a select portfolio of St. Regis hotels in the best addresses around the world including Aspen, Bali, Beijing, Bora Bora, Houston, London, Monarch Beach, New York, Punta Mita, Rome, San Francisco, Shanghai, Singapore and Washington, D.C.
For more information on The St. Regis Atlanta, please visit: www.stregis.com/atlanta
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